Vitex Agnus castus
Part Used: Berry.
Chaste Berry (also referred to as Vitex) is used as a regulator of the sex hormones via the pituitary gland, balancing levels of
progesterone, estrogen, prolactin and other hormones. It is especially valuable in long-term imbalances, and in these cases
should be used over a period of months at least. Long-term irregular menstrual cycle: too early, late, intermittent, painful, PMS
symptoms, menopausal symptoms following long-term hormonal imbalances. Used to control excessive sexual desire, and
increase where desire is too low. The pungent berries were long used to promote appetite and digestion and stimulate the